Channel 8 is a Thai digital television channel that broadcasts entertainment, foreign TV series, and sports. It is owned and operated by RS Vision Company Limited (a subsidiary of RS Public Company Limited). The channel is based in Bangkok, Thailand, where it is available in both C and KU bands.
Channel 8 broadcasts popular events such as HBO World Championship Boxing plus domestic and self-produced programs.
Channel 8 began broadcasting on a satellite platform on December 2010. It officially launched as a 24-hour free-to-air television channel on January 5th, 2011. On 17 August 2013, Channel 8 upgraded its production and broadcast equipment to high-definition.
It's HD stream was broadcast on the Thaicom 6 satellite. In December 2013, RS won a license to broadcast Channel 8 on the digital terrestrial television platform in the Variety SD category. Channel 8 officially launched its digital TV channel on 25 April 2014.
Channel 8 breaths of air both Thai and foreign dramas, including Korean series and self-produced Thai dramas. Its flagship sports content is boxing. In addition to airing boxing programs from HBO and UFC, Channel 8 produces its own boxing programs.